Company: Buchanan & Edwards
Location: Lorton, VA 22079



Growth requires a strong foundation, and at Buchanan & Edwards, our people are our strength.

They are the foundation for building the next generation of innovative IT solutions, revolutionizing the industry, and solving the nation’s most critical challenges.

Let Buchanan & Edwards help you unleash your potential and reach your goals.

The Buchanan & Edwards Summer Internship Program hires qualified students for a 10-12 week paid internship, where you will learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that will result in future opportunities. As an intern at BE you’ll also gain something even more valuable: an understanding for the value of teamwork and collaboration and pride in your contributions to high-visibility projects.Our casual and flexible environment encourages creativity and collaboration, so you’ll have the opportunity to initiate and contribute to challenging projects while pursuing your interests and developing, both professionally and personally. Bring us your passion, curiosity, and fresh ideas, and be a part of technology innovation at its best! BE is looking for skilled and dedicated Software Developer Interns interested in working on various internal and external BE projects. Opportunities include software engineering, big data analytics, natural language processing, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and various cybersecurity solutions applied to problems in corporate and government settings. Efforts will result in working proof-of-concepts demonstrated at various checkpoints as well as an end-of-summer showcase. This intern work at BE will give you solid resume-building experience.

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all that BE has to offer. When you join BE, you become an integral part of our team. Not just an employee number, but a valued opinion with a voice that carries and drives change and innovation. You’ll have access to some of the most well-respected IT industry leaders in virtually every field and learn new tools and techniques while expanding your knowledge and skillset. We’re dedicated to helping you develop your career, and our culture applauds outside-the-box thinking and initiative. Our employee-focused leadership team knows that your success is our success and empowers employees with the necessary tools to excel. Join us as we continue to move the future forward, together.


  • A desire and dedication for self-study and research.

  • The ability to work with others in a team and mentor-based environment

  • The ability to grasp complex concept and present them to an executive group

  • Timeliness and attendance based on the agreed schedule


  • 1 year of programming experience in a programming language, web or server side

  • At least one year of a Bachelor of Science degree, Computer Science or Information Technology

  • 1 year of experience with common development tools (ex. Sublime, Git, GitHub)

  • Experience working with others in collaborative team setting

  • 1 year of experience with Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code, Atom, or Sublime

  • 1 year of experience with HTML5/CSS (CSS frameworks are a plus)

  • 1 year of cloud computing experience (AWS or Azure)

  • 1 year of experience with data analytics or big data analysis (programming and visualization)

Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE) is an Information Technology and Professional Services consulting firm located in Arlington, VA. BE is a diversified high-technology services company, providing government, commercial and nonprofit agencies technology solutions and organizational management services to ensure mission success. Serving the federal sector since 1998, we base our solutions on an in-depth understanding of our clients, their mission and the unique challenges they face. BE is the winner of the 2015 Microsoft U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year award, a 2015 and 2016 Washington Post Top Workplace and has been an Inc. 500/5000 awardee for six consecutive years. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is dedicated to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are committed to crafting a workplace that endorses creativity and innovation, and promotes engagement through open communication, acceptance of new people and ideas, and a supportive team dynamic. Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. is an equal Opportunity Employer–Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. Buchanan & Edwards is an E-Verify employer.